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SBYRW : 10102

3rd Bn, Wiltshire Regiment - A photocopy of the attestation record of Alfred Harding, dated 11th March 1893, aged 17 years and 9 months. There is also a photocopy of the attestation record for John Harding, dated 28th June 1887, aged 21 years and 3 months. As they came from the same village of Woodford could possibly be brothers. For an image of Alfred Harding see SBYRW 24197

Person(s): Harding, J;


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SBYRW : 10750

2nd Bn, Royal Berkshire Regiment - Attestation paper (unused) for 'Brabant's Horse' which belonged to Henry Du Pre Finch

Person(s): Finch, H du P;


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SBYRW : 14288

5th Bn, Wiltshire Regiment - A photocopy of Contract of enlistment for John Edward Delamore dated 25th January 1915 entitled 'Short Service for the War.'

Person(s): Delamore, J E;


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SBYRW : 14710

1st Bn, Wiltshire Regiment - A photocopy of an attestation record of 3221 William Musgrove. He enlisted at Devises on the 21st June 1892. He later transferred to the 2nd Battalion, serving in South Africa during the Boer War. He was discharged on the 20th June 1904.

Person(s): Musgrove, W, Private;


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SBYRW : 14711

62nd Regiment - The attestation record of No. 3767 Private Soloman Slugg. He enlisted at Trowbridge on the 15th January 1855 and served with the Battalion in Malta and the Crimea. He served for 342 days after which he was discharged having been assessed as having a medical disability. His medal is on display in the Medal Room in the Regimental Museum at Salisbury.

Person(s): Slugg, S, Private;


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SBYRW : 14712

1st Bn, Wiltshire Regiment - A photocopy of an attestation record of Private 2593 Simon Merritt who enlisted at Devises on the 27th July 1889. He had previous service in the 3rd Militia Battalion. He later transfered to the Kings Own Regiment and was discharged in 1910.

Person(s): Merritt, S, Private;


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SBYRW : 14713

1st/4th Bn, Royal Berkshire Regiment - The attestation record of 2nd Lieutenant Alan Bartram who was killed in action on the 14th August 1916 in France. He was originally enlisted into the 2nd/4th Battalion on the 24th June 1915 but was transfered to the 1st/4th.

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SBYRW : 14714

2nd Bn, Wiltshire Regiment - A copy of the attestation papers for Private 982 George Greenman. He enlisted at Devises on the 15th November 1884 and served until 1901. He served in the Boer War in South Africa and was wounded at Hamaans Kraal on the 20th August 1900. His photograph appears in "The photographic history of the Wiltshire Regiment 1756-1914"

Person(s): Greenman, G, Private;


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SBYRW : 14715

2nd Bn, Wiltshire Regiment - A copy of the attestation papers for Private 3305 Stephen Brown. He enlisted at Devizes on the27th October 1892 having had previous service in the 3rd Militia Battalion. He served in South Africa during the Boer war and was discharged on the 26th October 1904. He rejoined on the outbreak of the 1st World War joining the 7th Battalion, Royal Dublin Fusiliers. He was killed in action on the 16th August 1915 at Gallipoli

Person(s): Brown, S, Private;


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SBYRW : 14717

2nd Bn, Royal Berkshire Regiment - A copy of the attestation papers for Private 2229 William Kennedy Ryan. He enlisted at Athlone on the 15th March 1887. He served in South Africa during the Boer War, being promoted to the rank of Sergeant in 1907; he was discharged in 1908. He rejoined for the 1st World War, being posted to the 8th Battalion. He was renumbered 10397 and was killed in action at the Battle of Loos in 1915.

Person(s): Ryan, W K, Private;


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SBYRW : 14718

2nd Bn, Wiltshire Regiment - A photocopy of the attestation papers for Private 4581 Charles Miles. He enlisted at Hammersmith on the 14th October 1896. He served in South Africa during the Boer War and was discharged on the 13th October 1908.

Person(s): Miles, C, Private;


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SBYRW : 14719

4th Bn, Royal Berkshire Regiment - A copy of the attestation papers for 2nd Lieutenant Claude Casburn Clements. He had previous service in the 16th London Regiment. He gained a commission in the 4th Battalion on the 26th March 1918. He was killed in action on the 9th October 1918 whilst attached to the 7th Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment.

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SBYRW : 14720

3rd Bn, Wiltshire Regiment - A copy of the attestation papers for Private 7704 Herbert Jesse Wiltshire. He enlisted at Devizes on the 16th December 1904 and was discharged on the 23rd March 1905. His brother William also joined the same Battalion.

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SBYRW : 14721

3rd Bn, Wiltshire Regiment - A copy of the attestation papers for Private 8058 William Wiltshire. He enlisted at Devizes on the 12th September 1906. He was discharged on the 25th October 1906 on transfer to the Regular Army.

Person(s): Wiltshire, W, Private;


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SBYRW : 14722

4th Bn, Royal Berkshire Regiment - A copy of the attestation papers for Company Sergeant Major 5568 Edward Arthur Phillips. He enlisted at Maidenhead on the 10th May 1899 serving until the 17th May 1920. During the 1st World War, he served in the 5th and 8th Battalions. He died in 1962.

Person(s): Phillips, E A, WO2;


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SBYRW : 14723

1st Bn, Royal Berkshire Regiment - A copy of the attestation papers for 2447 William Tombs. He enlisted at Reading on the 2nd January 1888 and served until the 1st January 1901.

Person(s): Tombs, W, Private;


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SBYRW : 14725

2nd Bn, Royal Berkshire Regiment - A copy of the attestation papers for 3188 Private Clarence Arthur Chester. He enlisted at Reading on the 5th April 1891. He served in the Boer War in South Africa and was demobbed in 1912.

Person(s): Chester, C A, Private;


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SBYRW : 14727

2nd Bn, Wiltshire Regiment - A photocopy of the attestation papers for Private 3628 John Heath. He originally joined the Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders on the 21st July 1889, transferring to the Wiltshire Regiment in 1895. He served with the Battalion in the Boer War in South Africa and was captured at Rensburg. He was discharged in 1902.

Person(s): Heath, J, Private;


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SBYRW : 14728

2nd Bn, Wiltshire Regiment - A photocopy of the attestation papers for Private 2234 Francis Albert Frampton. He enlisted in 1888 serving until 1895 when he was transferred to the Reserve. He was recalled for the Boer War in South Africa and was discharged in 1901.

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SBYRW : 14730

2nd Bn, Wiltshire Regiment - A photocopy of the attestation papers for Private 430 Frederick Newman who enlisted on the 12th June 1883 and was discharged on the 11th June 1895.

Person(s): Newman, F, Private;


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